Shipping & Receiving Support in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsible for providing a variety of shipping and receiving tasks to support the F/A-18 & EA-18G IPT.

Essential Job Functions

Prepares shipments for postal or commercial conveyance; determines most economical and efficient shipping method; selects appropriate shipping container; packs items to ensure safe delivery.

Prepares transmittals; checks items to be shipped against work orders to ascertain that quantities, destination, and routing are correct.

Sorts, counts, packages, labels, insures, unpacks, and/or logs inventory which is shipped.

Inspects shipments for damages or defects; records discrepancies or damages and notifies supervisor and/or receiving personnel.

Traces lost shipments and/or customer claims of lost shipments; initiates proof of delivery documents.

Maintain department database, and file shipping/receiving records.

Operate dolly, and/or pallet jack in loading and unloading supplies and equipment; operate company vehicle to deliver shipments; assist in routine maintenance of equipment and shipping area.

Follows established organizational policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.

Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a security clearance for the duration of employment.

Teachable, positive attitude, highly motivated, and team-oriented.

Ability to perform, manage, and prioritize multiple related tasks in a time-sensitive environment.

Effectively communicate (oral and written) with tact and professionalism.

Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills.

Ability to maintain quality and safety standards.

Ability to receive and distribute materials, supplies, and equipment.

Ability to prepare routine administrative paperwork.

Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects. Moderate physical activity. Requires handling of objects up to 50 pounds and standing and/or walking for more than four (4) hours per day.

Ability to detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel.

Ability to receive, stock, and/or deliver goods.

High school diploma, and valid driver's license along with current auto insurance.

Desired Skills:

Current security clearance.

Knowledge of commercial and/or government shipping methods and procedures.


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